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Man tied to tree, beaten to death over land dispute in Delhi

The family members of the deceased alleged that 20-25 people tied him to a tree and brutally thrashed him with sticks.

delhi Updated: Jun 09, 2018 13:28 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India, New Delhi
Man beaten to death,Tughlakabad,Violence in Delhi
The deceased was called by the accused for a meeting where he was allegedly attacked.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

A man was killed and two others injured after they were brutally beaten up by a group of over 20 men over a land dispute in southeast Delhi’s Tughlakabad area, police said on Saturday.

The deceased, identified as Jeetender (35), was called by the accused for a meeting on Friday where he and his two companions were allegedly attacked, they added.

Jeetender’s family members alleged that 20-25 people tied him to a tree and brutally thrashed him with sticks.

Police said the matter was being investigated.

First Published: Jun 09, 2018 13:28 IST